Category Archives: Rugby

Canucks run in seven tries on @canucksrugby Day @calgaryrugby

It was a day to celebrate the foundation of the Calgary Canucks, established in 1968 and now one of the best rugby clubs in Alberta. As the temperature soared up to 30 (Celsius, American friends, this is our Canadian summer), … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day Canada #canada150 #canadaday @canada

It’s a special day today for Canadians. Canada is 150 years old. This day marks the occasion when the Dominion of Canada was formed, on July 1, 1867, from (the separate colonies of the British Empire) Canada, Nova Scotia and … Continue reading

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Canada fall, but go ahead of USA in U20 World Rugby Trophy qualifier @rugbycanada @USARugby

It was not the result that the Canada U20 team wanted but it was enough to get a win on aggregate points in their double header against USA U20.  Team USA narrowly defeated Canada 27-25 on Saturday at Ellerslie Park, … Continue reading

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Romania rumbles Canada 25-9 in Edmonton @rugbyromania @rugbycanada

The music stage next to the pitch was bashing out some good rock and roll numbers at sunny Ellerslie Rugby Park in Edmonton ahead of the international rugby test match between Canada and Romania. Alas for Canada, it was the … Continue reading

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Edmonton Gold outshine Calgary Mavericks in the rain

The bad weather got going just in time to greet the young players coming onto the main pitch at Calgary Rugby Park. The Calgary Mavericks were playing Edmonton Gold in a men’s U21 curtain raiser match ahead of the international contest between … Continue reading

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Georgia tough out a shut-out win against Canada in the wind and rain @CalgaryRugby Park @GeorgianRugby @RugbyCanada

A tough, heavy-duty, forwards-dominated game went in favour of Georgia in their international men’s rugby XV against Canada at Calgary Rugby Park today. Ferocious rain and gusting winds coming in from the Rockie Mountains made handling difficult and both sides reverted to … Continue reading

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Rams butt Canucks

The Calgary Rugby Union was busy last night with schools rugby finals plus a local Division 2 encounter between the Rams and Canucks. The Rams opened up things in the first half when they broke from a scrum to score under … Continue reading

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